This is a corollary to the "Never Give Up. Never Surrender" advice in one of my favorite movies, Galaxy Quest. How did Hank Aaron make it to 715 drug free home runs? How did he overcome overwhelming obstacles? He kept swinging.
"My motto was to keep swinging. Whether I was in a slump or feeling
badly or having trouble off the field, the only thing to do was to
-- Hank Aaron (1934-) American Baseball Player (Retired)